Destination guide

Take in the waterfront beauty of Puget Sound

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Puget Sound. Travellers especially like the shopping, parks and restaurants in this scenic and walkable city. Centrum, Marion Oliver McCaw Hall and Museum of Pop Culture are a few of the top cultural sights. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Puget Sound

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Puget Sound a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Space Needle (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Woodland Park Zoo (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Seattle Great Wheel (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium (23.5 mi / 37.8 km)
  • Northwest Golf Range (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Bremerton Ice Center (4 mi / 6.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Puget Sound

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Puget Sound is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Silverdale Waterfront Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Illahee State Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Battle Point Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Island Lake Park (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Evergreen Rotary Park (4.3 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Manette Park and Playfield (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Puget Sound

The nearest airport is in Seattle, WA (LKE-Lake Union), located 13.9 mi (22.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Seattle, WA (BFI-Boeing Field), which is 16.9 mi (27.2 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Seattle King Street Station, Edmonds Station and Everett Station are the main stations that serve the city. You can see more of Puget Sound by jumping on the metro at Seattle Center Monorail Station, Westlake Mercer St Station or Westlake Thomas St Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Puget Sound?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,322 holiday rentals around Puget Sound. From 15 boats to 336 cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Puget Sound is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Puget Sound?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Puget Sound. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Seattle: 1,746 holiday rentals
  • Victoria: 1,050 holiday rentals
  • Ashford: 159 holiday rentals
  • Downtown: 448 holiday rentals
  • Oak Harbor: 382 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Puget Sound! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Puget Sound?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Puget Sound with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Seattle: 1,746 holiday homes
  • Victoria: 1,050 holiday homes
  • Ashford: 159 holiday homes
  • Oak Harbor: 382 holiday homes
  • Marysville: 386 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Puget Sound?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Puget Sound are:

  • Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA): 1,887 holiday houses
  • Snohomish Co Airport (PAE): 1,016 holiday houses
  • Waldron Island, WA (WDN): 514 holiday houses

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Puget Sound?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Puget Sound. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Fort Ebey State Park: 522 holiday rentals
  • Poo Poo Point: 1,336 holiday rentals
  • Interlaken Park: 1,845 holiday rentals
  • University Village: 1,919 holiday rentals
  • Edmonds Ferry Dock: 1,805 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Puget Sound listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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